Top 10 Best Douglas County Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 17 public schools serving 5,456 students in Douglas County, NV. Douglas County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Nevada.
The top ranked public schools in Douglas County, NV are Pinon Hills Elementary School, Minden Elementary School and G. L. Scarselli Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Douglas County, NV public schools have an average math proficiency score of 45% (versus the Nevada public school average of 36%), and reading proficiency score of 55% (versus the 48% statewide average). Schools in Douglas County have an average ranking of 10/10, which is in the top 10% of Nevada public schools.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Nevada public school average of 70% (majority Hispanic).

Best Douglas County Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Pinon Hills Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1479 Stephanie Way
Minden, NV 89423
(775) 267-3622
Grades: PK-5
| 235 students
Rank: #22.
Minden Elementary School
Math: 62% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1170 Baler Street
Minden, NV 89423
(775) 782-5510
Grades: PK-5
| 290 students
Rank: #33.
G. L. Scarselli Elementary School
Math: 52% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
699 Long Valley Rd
Gardnerville, NV 89460
(775) 265-2222
Grades: PK-5
| 307 students
Rank: #44.
Zephyr Cove Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
226 Warrior Way
Zephyr Cove, NV 89448
(775) 588-4574
Grades: PK-6
| 154 students
Rank: #55.
Gardnerville Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1290 Toler Avenue
Gardnerville, NV 89410
(775) 782-5117
Grades: PK-5
| 296 students
Rank: #66.
C. C. Meneley Elementary School
Math: 55% | Reading: 49%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1446 Muir Dr
Gardnerville, NV 89460
(775) 265-3154
Grades: PK-5
| 348 students
Rank: #77.
Jacobsen High School
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
225 China Spring Rd
Gardnerville, NV 89410
(775) 265-5433
Grades: 7-12
| 21 students
Rank: #88.
Douglas High School
Math: 40% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1670 Hwy 88
Minden, NV 89423
(775) 782-5136
Grades: 9-12
| 1,417 students
Rank: #99.
Carson Valley Middle School
Math: 41% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1477 Hwy 395
Gardnerville, NV 89410
(775) 782-2265
Grades: 6-8
| 559 students
Rank: #1010.
Jacks Valley Elementary School
Math: 43% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
701 Jacks Valley Road
Carson City, NV 89705
(775) 267-3267
Grades: PK-5
| 326 students
Rank: #1111.
Pau Wa Lu Middle School
Math: 31% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
701 Long Valley Rd
Gardnerville, NV 89460
(775) 265-6100
Grades: 6-8
| 404 students
Rank: #1212.
George Whittell High School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
240 Warrior Way
Zephyr Cove, NV 89448
(775) 588-2446
Grades: 7-12
| 107 students
Rank: #1313.
Aspire Academy High School
Alternative School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
1680 Bently Parkway South
Minden, NV 89423
(775) 392-1475
Grades: 9-12
| 56 students
Rank: #1414.
Lake Granbury Academy
Alternative School
Charter School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1300 Crossland Rd
Minden, NV 89423
(817) 579-0852
Grades: 7-12
| 71 students
Rank: n/an/a
Alt School
Alternative School
1680 Bently Parkway South
Minden, NV 89423
(775) 392-1475
Grades: 4-12
| 8 students
Rank: n/an/a
Douglas County Adult School
Alternative School
1680 Bently Parkway South
Minden, NV 89423
(775) 392-1475
Grades: AE
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
Douglas Nevada Online
Alternative School
N/a
Minden, NV 89423
(775) 392-1475
Grades: K-12
| 857 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Douglas County, NV

Douglas County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
225 China Springs Road
Gardnerville, NV 89410
(775) 265-5433
Grades: 7-12
| 58 students
1900 Echo Dr
Zephyr Cove, NV 89448
(775) 588-6281
Grades: 6-8
| 133 students
1701 Lucerne St
Minden, NV 89423
(775) 783-9002
Grades: 7-12
| n/a students
175 West Hwy 50
Stateline, NV 89449
(775) 782-5160
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
175 W. Highway 50
Stateline, NV 89449
(775) 586-7220
Grades: 8-11
| 4 students

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